Solutions that make a difference

STS Defence are specialists in mission-critical communications and intelligent systems, and operate in markets including the defence, marine, aerospace and nuclear sectors.

We help our customers to resolve complex technical challenges; investigating and creating innovative solutions, designing and manufacturing assemblies and sub-assemblies, and integrating and supporting systems through‑life.

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Defence

We deliver communications systems and support to both the naval and land domains.

Aerospace

We manufacture equipment and assemblies for the civil and military aerospace sector.

Marine

We manufacture subsea cabling systems and are currently condition monitoring systems for shipping.

Nuclear

We provide integrated training solutions and safety consultancy to the nuclear and defence sectors.

What we offer

Research & Technology

We undertake research into new technologies that help our clients resolve complex technical problems.

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Design & Manufacture

We produce electronic and mechanical systems and sub-assemblies where quality and security are paramount.

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Integration & Support

We integrate electronic systems onto military platforms and provide integrated logistic support through-life.

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Supporting you from idea to in-service

Wherever you are in the product lifecycle, we can help.  We work out ways to exploit new technology. We help mature concepts into workable prototypes and small-batch production, and we integrate systems and equipment and support them through-life.

By operating across the life-cycle spectrum, we offer you an agile, low-risk and cost-effective way to investigate, develop, deploy and sustain technology that delivers results.

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News and Articles

BlogNews
11th January 2019

FiRST under Contract

The prestigious and internationally recognised Fire Service College based in Moreton-in-Marsh has recently undertaken a commitment to STS Defence by signing a contract for the…
BlogNews
30th November 2018

Swedish firefighters believe FiRST® technology could be a key piece of the jigsaw in achieving safer fire and rescue operations

Firefighters and industry experts from RISE, the fire Research Institute in Sweden, witnessed FiRST technology in action during recent Fire and Rescue Services live fire…
BlogNews
16th November 2018

STS Defence Present White Paper at RE18

STS Defence were honoured to present FiRST technology in a paper entitled “A Decision-aid Device to Warn Firefighters of Catastrophic Temperature Increases using a Time-Series…

Case studies

Water-cooled cabinets for the Royal Navy

Addressing a complex and challenging technical problem for military maritime environments in above and below surface platforms.

Gunnery Communications

Quickly developing a solution to improve gunnery control and communciations

Satellite communications for the Royal Navy

Integrated Logistic Support for Britain's warship and submarine fleets

Data Distribution System for Air Traffic Control

Distributing live and static data to Air Traffic Control operators at their positions, eliminating the time wasting and errors caused by misreading handwritten data.

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Join the team

Do you want to be part of a company that’s going somewhere?  We are looking for individuals with a passion for solving problems.  Whether you are an experienced technology professional or just starting out in your career, STS Defence offers you a chance to grow.

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